Mary Ellen Myers
NEWARK: A funeral service for Mary Ellen Myers, 90, of Newark, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday at Brucker and Kishler Funeral Home, with Rev. Mark Katrick officiating. Burial will follow in Wilson Cemetery.
Mary, a homemaker, passed away December 10, 2012, at her daughter's residence. She was born September 3, 1922, in Newark, to the late Floyd Humbarger Lentz and Ruth Esther (Ridenour) Lentz.
She was a 1940 graduate of Newark High School and was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ. She enjoyed sewing and knitting.
She is survived by her daughter, Carol Sue Hughes Johnson of Newark; sister, Dorothy (Nicholas) Stratton of Baltimore, MD; granddaughter, Kimberly (Mauricio) Calle of Newark; granddaughter-in-law, Leslie (Hickman) Hughes of Nashport; great-grandchildren, Travis Cochran of Frazeysburg, Breanna Calle and Erica Calle both of Newark, and Jordan Heiney and Chandler Heiney both of Nashport, and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Frederick T. Myers; grandson, SFC Bradley S. Hughes; brothers, James, Robert, and John Lentz and sister, Ethel Cooperrider.
Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, 985 N. 21st St. Newark.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, Ohio 43058-0430.
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